Nidec begins HVAC/R expansion

Nidec Motors is expanding its HVAC/R aftermarket division and will increase its focus on indoor air quality (IAQ) initiatives this year.

The company is increasing production of U.S. Motors (including the SelecTech, PerfectSpeed and EcoTech lines) and Rescue brands high-efficiency variable speed motors, and adding its Embraco brand commercial refrigeration compressors and condensing units to the aftermarket sales lineup. In the IAQ category, Nidec’s electronically commutated motors allow for an increase in air filtration, while offering better energy efficiency.

Kyoto, Japan-based Nidec Corporation manufactures and distributes products for residential and commercial applications, including refrigeration solutions, motors, and components. The company has more than 15,000 employees in nine countries.

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